Blog Cafe

"I love what I do and I'm not going anywhere!"

Posted June 7th, 2010 @ 12:06pm

"I love what I do and I'm not going anywhere!"

This is what all of us should be saying today? "I love what I do and I'm not going anywhere!"... a quote from Sandra Bullock during her acceptance speech at the MTV Generation Awards June 2010. She took the words right out of my mouth... "I love what I do and I am not going anywhere!"

I decided long ago, maybe even as early as a small child that I knew there was more to life than being a passenger... I've always wanted to be the driver and mentor of what is passionate in my heart - speaking and writing to share what I have learned throughout my life experiences, good and bad, with all of you. Because it is through the sharing of our life experiences that we learn and grow from each other.

I've had many hard knocks, and been blindsided so many times in life that today I refer to myself as not an "old woman breathing" but a "well marinated woman very much alive". With life, I have also realized that "it" whatever "it" is, happens for a reason, even when it's wrong or when it's painful and we feel lost and broken. The "its" in my life were the result of many pivotal turns I experienced. From cradle to mid-adulthood, my life was filled with daily torture and abuse from those who claimed to love me, physical, sexual and emotional pain and abandonment. I always felt like a piece of lost luggage in an airport at the 11th hour going round and round on the baggage claim with no one there to grab me, claim me, love me and nurture me. But this is where I turned my life around. This is where I learned to take trauma and turn it into triumph!

Today it feels like I'm flying... I'm free and I can do what I love to do... helping others transition their lives. I love to travel the world making a difference in all of your lives. It isn't about me, it's about you and how can I help you make healthy choices and changes in your life so you too can fly. And maybe someday we will meet and fly together.

Today I give myself the power that I never thought I had and so can you... because remember, there was a time in my life, and I'm sure a time in your life, where I allowed others to define who I was and what I was capable of doing in my life. No more... over the past 48 years of my life I have learned many time tested coping strategies that work through my Think / Feel / Do Lifestyle that has helped me become my own hero in what I love to do. And today, I'm free to do what I love to do without others dictating to me that I'm dreaming and I should go out and get a "real job" and last…what I'm doing is impossible. I know if I can do this, you can too.

So enough about me... what are you doing daily to be your own hero? Do you see yourself and the world around you through the eyes of love or hate? How long do you want to do this before you are ready to snap out of your funk? I know in my life I have always been a high strung, passionate driven woman who knows what she wants, but it's always a huge plus to have a buddy pal when making serious life changes. I don't expect you to do this alone, so lean on me…I will be your new buddy pal.

So stay tuned to my blog café by subscribing, and I will help you find the power within that you never thought you had, so you too can say "I love what I do and I'm not going anywhere!"

Post a Comment:

Comments (44):

I definitely wanted to construct a small message to be able to thank you for some of the precious suggestions you are sharing on this website. My extended internet investigation has now been honored with extremely good insight to write about with my family and friends. I would assert that most of us readers actually are really lucky to be in a really good site with many marvellous people with interesting methods. I feel very much grateful to have discovered your entire webpage and look forward to some more enjoyable minutes reading here. Thanks a lot once again for a lot of things.

on July 1st, 2014 at 08:19am

Hello there, I found your blog using MSN. This is a very well written article. I will make sure to bookmark it and come back to read more of your useful information. Thanks for the post. Ill certainly return.

on July 1st, 2014 at 08:48am

I have been exploring for a little for any high-quality articles or weblog posts in this kind of area. Exploring in Yahoo, I ultimately stumbled upon this website. Reading this info, so I am satisfied to express that I've a very just right uncanny feeling I discovered just what I needed. I so much certainly will make certain to don't omit this site and give it a glance regularly.

on July 1st, 2014 at 09:12am

You should take part in a contest for one of the most useful websites on the internet. Im going to highly recommend this site!

on July 2nd, 2014 at 01:33pm

Bookmarked!!! I love your website!

on July 2nd, 2014 at 01:42pm

An outstanding share! I have just forwarded this onto a co-worker who has been conducting a little homework on this. And he in fact bought me lunch because I found it for him lol. So allow me to reword this...Thank YOU for the meal!! But yeah, thanks for spending time to talk about this matter here on your internet site.

on July 2nd, 2014 at 02:35pm

Nice post. I learn some thing more complicated on diverse blogs everyday. It will generally be stimulating to see content applying their enterprise writers and rehearse a little there. Id opt to utilize some with the content material in my blog regardless of whether you dont thoughts. Natually Ill give you a link in your personal internet weblog. Quite a few thanks sharing.

on June 10th, 2014 at 02:55am

I feel this is on the list of most important info inside my position. And I'm satisfied studying your article. But desire to observation on few common things, the website taste is wonderful, the articles are actually great! :D Perfect Job, Cheers!

on June 10th, 2014 at 11:47am

I'm no longer positive the place you're getting your info, but good topic. I must spend some time learning more or working out more. Thanks for wonderful info I was in search of this info for my mission.

on June 12th, 2014 at 04:35pm

As a Newbie, I am continuously searching online for articles that can aid me. Thank you!

on June 13th, 2014 at 07:09am

Fantastic article! This a thing that I normally need to see.

on June 13th, 2014 at 08:24am

Good read!

on June 2nd, 2014 at 03:55pm

Great looking website. Presume you did a great deal of your very own HTML coding!

on June 5th, 2014 at 08:15am

Hey there I am so glad I found your webpage, I really found you by error, while I was browsing on Digg for something else, Anyways I am here now and would just like to say thanks a lot for a incredible post and a all round thrilling blog (I also love the theme/design), I dont have time to go through it all at the moment but I have bookmarked it and also included your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read much more, Please do keep up the fantastic job.

on June 5th, 2014 at 08:39am

Does your blog have a contact page? I'm having trouble locating it but, I'd like to shoot you an email. I've got some recommendations for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great website and I look forward to seeing it develop over time.

on June 5th, 2014 at 10:08am

I do agree with all the ideas you have offered for your post. They are really convincing and can certainly work. Nonetheless, the posts are too short for starters. Could you please prolong them a little from subsequent time? Thank you for the post.

on June 6th, 2014 at 04:14am

I've been surfing online more than three hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me. Personally, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content as you did, the web will be much more useful than ever before.

on June 6th, 2014 at 05:48am

Needed to create you that very little observation so as to say thank you yet again with the magnificent tactics you have discussed here. This has been so particularly open-handed with you to convey extensively all most of us could have offered for sale for an ebook in making some cash for their own end, and in particular considering the fact that you might well have tried it in case you decided. Those thoughts also worked to become fantastic way to realize that other people online have the same eagerness just as my personal own to figure out a whole lot more pertaining to this problem. I am certain there are thousands of more enjoyable situations up front for folks who read carefully your blog post.

on June 6th, 2014 at 06:31am

Someone essentially lend a hand to make critically posts I would state. This is the first time I frequented your web page and thus far? I surprised with the analysis you made to create this actual submit amazing. Fantastic activity!

on June 6th, 2014 at 08:50am

Dude. . .I am not much into reading, on the contrary in some way I got to interpret lots of articles on your blog. Its amazing how attractive it is for me to visit you same often.

on June 6th, 2014 at 09:27am

There is perceptibly a bunch to know about this. I believe you made various good points in features also.

on June 6th, 2014 at 09:36am

I'll right away grasp your rss feed as I can't in finding your e-mail subscription link or e-newsletter service. Do you've any? Kindly allow me recognize in order that I may subscribe. Thanks.

on June 6th, 2014 at 09:39am

Thanks for the sensible critique. Me and my neighbor were just preparing to do some research on this. We got a grab a book from our area library but I think I learned more from this post. I'm very glad to see such great info being shared freely out there.

on June 6th, 2014 at 09:40am

My developer is trying to persuade me to move to .net from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the costs. But he's tryiong none the less. I've been using WordPress on several websites for about a year and am worried about switching to another platform. I have heard excellent things about blogengine.net. Is there a way I can import all my wordpress posts into it? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

on June 6th, 2014 at 10:04am

My website has a contact page - http://www.debrapauli.com. My Blog Cafe is also on my website so either way, website or blog you can get to me contact page.

on June 6th, 2014 at 12:29pm

Hey very nice website!! Wow...Beautiful...Wonderful...I will bookmark your blog and take the feeds also. I am happy to search out a lot of useful information right here within this publish, we'd like work out more strategies on this regard, thank you for sharing.

on June 8th, 2014 at 11:12pm

Thank you for some other wonderful posts. No other place else could anyone get that type of information in such an ideal way of writing? I have a presentation next week, and I'm on the look for such info.

on June 8th, 2014 at 11:50pm

I've been browsing online more than 3 hours today, yet I by no means found any fascinating article like yours. It is pretty worth sufficient for me. Personally, if all site owners and bloggers made excellent content material as you did, the web will likely be a lot more useful than ever before.

on June 9th, 2014 at 01:00am

Magnificent points altogether! You just received a brand new reader. What might you recommend about your submit that you just made some days in the past? Any certain?

on June 9th, 2014 at 01:11am

Thank you for another informative website. Where else could I get that type of information written in such a perfect way? I've got a project that I'm just now working on, and I have been on the look out for such information.

on June 9th, 2014 at 01:43am

It is perfect time to make some plans for the future and it's time to be happy. I've read this post and if I could I want to suggest you few interesting things or tips. Maybe you could write next articles referring to this article. I wish to read more things about it!

on June 9th, 2014 at 02:00am

I'm no expert, but I believe you just crafted a really good point. You definitely understand what you're talking about, and I can seriously get behind it. Thanks for staying so upfront and so truthful.

on June 9th, 2014 at 02:46pm

Hey there, I discovered your weblog using msn. That is an extremely well written article. I will make sure to bookmark it and come back to learn extra of your helpful info. Thanks for the post. I'll definitely comeback.

on June 9th, 2014 at 03:44pm

I'm still learning from you, but I'm improving myself. I definitely liked reading all that is written on your website. Keep the information coming. I enjoyed it!

on June 9th, 2014 at 03:56pm

You made some decent points there. I did a search on the issue and found most persons will consent with your blog.

on June 9th, 2014 at 05:15am

Excellent read, I just passed this onto a friend who was doing a little research on that. And he just bought me lunch since I found it for him. :) So let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch!

on June 9th, 2014 at 05:36am

I am continually browsing online for tips that can facilitate me. Thank you!

on June 9th, 2014 at 06:49am

Nice blog here! Also your website loads up very fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my site loaded up as fast as yours.

on June 9th, 2014 at 07:54pm

Thank you for some other informative blog. Where else may I am getting that kind of info written in such an ideal manner? I have a mission that I am just now running on, and I've been at the glance out for such info.

on June 9th, 2014 at 08:09am

Greetings from Los Angeles! I'm bored to death at work so I decided to browse your site on my iphone during lunch break. I enjoy the knowledge you present here and can't wait to take a look when I get home. I'm amazed at how fast your blog loaded on my mobile...I'm not even using WIFI, just 3G...Anyways, fantastic blog!

on June 9th, 2014 at 08:30am

As a website possessor, I believe the content matter here is rattling fantastic, appreciate it for your efforts. You should keep it up forever! Best of luck.

on June 9th, 2014 at 10:20am

Of course, what a great website and educative posts, I will bookmark your blog. Have an awsome day!

on June 9th, 2014 at 11:44am

I have been exploring for a little bit for any high-quality articles or weblog posts on this sort of space . Exploring in Yahoo, I finally stumbled upon this website. Reading this information, I'm satisfied to express that I have a very just right uncanny feeling I found exactly what I needed. I have no doubt will make sure to do not put out of my mind this site and give it a glance regularly.

on June 9th, 2014 at 12:31am

I just want to mention I'm very new to blogging and site-building and absolutely savored this website. Likely I'm going to bookmark your blog post. You really come with wonderful articles and reviews. Thanks a lot for revealing your website.

on May 31st, 2014 at 07:08pm
Powered by: Avallo Panel